In photos: 5 times Bollywood divas flaunted kaftan as a summer must-have

  • From Kareena Kapoor Khan setting the trend to Soha Ali Khan picking it up and other Bollywood divas sizzling in it all through the Covid-19 lockdown, here are 5 of our favourite kaftan looks from Tinsel Town that turned the easy-breezy boho-chic style into a summer wardrobe essential
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From street styles to hippie fashion, kaftans journeyed in mainstream western fashion and were soon adopted as a lavish ensemble or hostess gowns for casual at-home entertaining. Made of cotton, cashmere, wool or silk, kaftans are now included as a part of summer season lines, staple for tropical holiday-wear and their trendy colour palettes have extended their style genre to even modern and luxury resortwear. Here's 5 times Bollywood divas flaunted kaftan as a summer must-have(Instagram/manav.manglani/sakpataudi/varunbahlpret)

From street styles to hippie fashion, kaftans journeyed in mainstream western fashion and were soon adopted as a lavish ensemble or hostess gowns for casual at-home entertaining. Made of cotton, cashmere, wool or silk, kaftans are now included as a part of summer season lines, staple for tropical holiday-wear and their trendy colour palettes have extended their style genre to even modern and luxury resortwear. Here's 5 times Bollywood divas flaunted kaftan as a summer must-have(Instagram/manav.manglani/sakpataudi/varunbahlpret)

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One cannot talk about fashion cues on Kaftan without starting with Kareena Kapoor Khan who flanted the ensemble all through the Covid-19 lockdown last year. Here, Bebo is seen slaying in a beige and maroon coloured kaftan which is credited to Indian fashion designer, Rajdeep Ranawat and came with a belted empire, embroidered with the brand’s insignia broach and Swarovski crystals.(Instagram/manav.manglani)

One cannot talk about fashion cues on Kaftan without starting with Kareena Kapoor Khan who flanted the ensemble all through the Covid-19 lockdown last year. Here, Bebo is seen slaying in a beige and maroon coloured kaftan which is credited to Indian fashion designer, Rajdeep Ranawat and came with a belted empire, embroidered with the brand’s insignia broach and Swarovski crystals.(Instagram/manav.manglani)

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Opting for neon hues to leave the fashionistas hooked, Soha Ali Khan was seen chilling on the terrace with her pet dog on a lazy afternoon while donning a cotton silk kaftan from designer Gopi Vaid’s Utsav collection. Sporting a zig-zag print, the kaftan and was embellished with mirror and thread embroidery on the neckline and finished with tassels in neon green, pink and red shades.(Instagram/sakpataudi)

Opting for neon hues to leave the fashionistas hooked, Soha Ali Khan was seen chilling on the terrace with her pet dog on a lazy afternoon while donning a cotton silk kaftan from designer Gopi Vaid’s Utsav collection. Sporting a zig-zag print, the kaftan and was embellished with mirror and thread embroidery on the neckline and finished with tassels in neon green, pink and red shades.(Instagram/sakpataudi)

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Flaunting contemporary styles during her Maldives vacay, Bipasha Basu laid style cues to jazz up our summer wardrobe in tangerine and floral print georgette kaftans by Varun Bahl.(Instagram/varunbahlpret)

Flaunting contemporary styles during her Maldives vacay, Bipasha Basu laid style cues to jazz up our summer wardrobe in tangerine and floral print georgette kaftans by Varun Bahl.(Instagram/varunbahlpret)

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Last Christmas, Shilpa Shetty Kundra amped up the style quotient by wearing a kaftan from her own fashion label, Dreamss by SS. The ensemble featured red and white checks that matched the festive theme.(Instagram/ dreamssbyss)

Last Christmas, Shilpa Shetty Kundra amped up the style quotient by wearing a kaftan from her own fashion label, Dreamss by SS. The ensemble featured red and white checks that matched the festive theme.(Instagram/ dreamssbyss)

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Looking charming as she slew summer fashion goals this March, Diana Penty opted for a rust-coloured kaftan featuring bold ikat print and teamed it with a pair of straight pants. Credited to Indian fashion label Drishti & Zahabia, the kaftan was made of chanderi silk fabric and featured mirror work, thread and sequins hand embroidery to offset the bold ikat print.(Instagram/dianapenty)

Looking charming as she slew summer fashion goals this March, Diana Penty opted for a rust-coloured kaftan featuring bold ikat print and teamed it with a pair of straight pants. Credited to Indian fashion label Drishti & Zahabia, the kaftan was made of chanderi silk fabric and featured mirror work, thread and sequins hand embroidery to offset the bold ikat print.(Instagram/dianapenty)

UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2021 08:58 PM IST
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